Terrence L. Donnett

February 27, 1947 ‒ March 05, 2013

Galion, Ohio

Terrence L. “Terry” Donnett, 66, of Galion, died Tuesday, Mar. 5, 2013 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus after a brief illness.

Born Feb. 27, 1947 in Galion, he was the son of the late Charles L. Donnett and Gloria N. Parish Donnett of Galion. He was the loving husband of Clarice “Chris” Kleinknecht Donnett who he wed on Oct. 30, 1965 who survives and was the proud father of Terri Lynn Donnett of Westerville.

Terry was a graduate of Galion High School in 1965 and retired from the former Peabody and McClain Industries in Galion after 30 years of service where he worked in various positions. He enjoyed listening to the “Blues” and anything having to do with cars and racing. He planted thousands of trees on his property and spent many hours watching the birds that came to his feeders. He could often be heard sharing stories of his life.

In addition to his mother, wife and daughter, he is survived by one twin sister and brother-in-law, Tanya and Gary Balliett of Bellville; one brother, James M. Donnett of Warren and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his stepmother, Lena Donnett.

A memorial celebration of life will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., Sunday, April 7, 2013 at Richardson-Davis Funeral Home in Galion where family and friends are invited to come and share memories of his life. At his request his body will be cremated.

Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of donor’s choice.